Arthur Reingold, MD
Arthur Reingold is professor of epidemiology and head of the Division of Epidemiology at the School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley. He holds concurrent appointments in the departments of medicine and epidemiology and biostatistics at the University of California, San Francisco. He has devoted the past 25-plus years to the study and prevention of infectious diseases in the United States and in various countries in Africa, Asia, and Latin America, initially at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) for eight years and then at UC Berkeley since 1987.
Current activities include directing the National Institutes of Health–funded UC Berkeley–UCSF Fogarty International AIDS Training Program, now in its 20th year; and co-directing the CDC-funded California Emerging Infections Program, now in its 14th year. Dr. Reingold's current research interests include prevention of transmission of HIV in developing countries, the intersection of the HIV/AIDS and tuberculosis epidemics, malaria in Uganda, emerging and re-emerging infections in the US and globally, sexual transmission of hepatitis C virus, vaccine-preventable diseases, and respiratory infections in childhood.